Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

CHBE 305 901 (CRN: 20178)

COMP METHODS CHEMICAL ENGIN

Long Title: COMPUTATIONAL METHODS IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Instructor: Zygourakis, Kyriacos
Meeting: 9:45AM - 10:40AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: CHBE 301 AND CHBE 303 AND MATH 211
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required) Instructor Permission Required
Section Enrolled: 28
Enrollment data as of: 20-SEP-2021 6:19AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
5-MAY-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Introduction to modern practice and chemical engineering applications of scientific computing: approximations and round-off errors; solution of nonlinear algebraic equations; solution of systems of linear equations; unconstrained and constrained optimization; least squares regression; interpolation; numerical solution of ordinary differential equations; chaos; boundary value problems. Principles illustrated through chemical engineering examples.